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Physics 154


 
Modulekode PHY 154
Kwalifikasie Undergraduate
Fakulteit Faculty of Natural and Agricultural Sciences
Module-inhoud

The main topic in this module is Electricity, Sound, Optics, and Modern Physics.
Static Electricity: Electric charge and force, electric field, the electric energy, electric potential, conservation of electrical energy.
Flow of charge: Capacitors, application of charge flow to nerves.
Sound: Vibrations, waves in unconfined and confined media, applications to human hearing.
Optics: Reflection, refraction, applications to optometry and ophthalmology.
Atomic physics: Atomic models, x-rays.
Nuclear physics: The stable atomic nucleus, radioactivity, nuclear spin and applications to medical diagnostics.

Modulekrediete 8.00
Service modules Faculty of Education
Prerequisites PHY 143
Contact time 1 practical per week, Foundation Course, 4 lectures per week
Language of tuition Module is presented in English
Department Physics
Period of presentation Semester 1

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